Apple’s HomePod sounds amazing but that’s about it

Apple’s version of the Amazon Echo is available now and sounds unbeatable, but as a home speaker it’s incredibly restrictive and… Apple-y. Apple revealed last year that they would be bringing out their own home…

Video: Amazon Echo Spot Review – Smart Speaker for your Bedside Table

The Amazon Echo Spot is your small portable version of the Amazon Echo Show. Here is a comprehensive review of the smart speaker for your bedside table.

SoundCloud’s year in review 2017: The Playback

Following a year that’s seen streaming boom bigger than ever but also seen SoundCloud face bankruptcy, lets take a look back at their year. Over the last 12 months SoundCloud has seen artists receive Grammy…

Spotify wraps up your year in music in a festive package for you

Spotify Wrapped is back under your digital tree with how your year has sounded and what you might have missed. Wrapped is one of Spotify’s quirky web-apps that comes back every year around Christmas Time….

The 5 Best Albums in the past 10 Years of Music

This is my personal shortlist of the albums over the past 10 years that I think have redefined genres, enlivened music and just provided some quality music for the old earholes. These are my top…

Love Supreme Review – The amazing festival’s 5th anniversary proves Jazz will never die

Britain’s greatest celebration of jazz returned for its 5th year last weekend and saw jazz legends from back in the day and rising stars alike put on a killer festival. Up near the Brighton coast…

First Look Video of the Roli Seaboard Block

Here is a first look at the Seaboard Block from Roli. The Roli Seaboard Block is the obvious combination of the Seaboard and Blocks from Roli. The Seaboard Block takes the existing Seaboard technology and…

Cornwall’s Great Estate Festival kick off their first year as a “blazing success”

Imagine a world where books blossom from trees, buildings come alive and every little road you venture down leads to something exciting. I found myself absorbed in this world for a weekend at The Great…

Atmospheric Mexican Rock Duo ‘MINT FIELD’ Heading for the Stars

This vibrant duo just keep getting bigger and bigger rocketing their way towards stardom as the streams just keep rolling in. Mint Field are an exciting and atmospheric rock duo (ex-trio) from Tijuana in Mexico….

London Grammar Storm Into 2017 with a New Album and Festivals Galore

London Grammar have set the marker for 2017 with a new album coming out in June and 18 major gigs this year. Brand new album ‘Truth Is a Beautiful Thing’ is set to come out…